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Lobus and Long Balls Propel ‘Dads to 7-2 Win

19 Strikeouts and 3 Homers Fuel Victory
May 22, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads launched three homers in a 10-hit attack while the pitching staff flirted with a franchise record on Wednesday as the Crawdads took down the Asheville Tourists 7-2 at LP Frans Stadium. Ryan Lobus earned his first win in a Hickory uniform on Wednesday to even his

Crawdads Stumble Late, Lose 8-5

Osuna, Walcott Homer Against Asheville
May 21, 2024

Hickory, NC- Alejandro Osuna slugged a three-run homer in the first inning and Sebastian Walcott added a two-run clout in the seventh to give the Hickory Crawdads a three run lead, but the Asheville Tourists (18-21) scored six runs in their final two frames to claim an 8-5 win on

Osuna Shines in 7-4 Setback

Outfielder Picks Up 3 Hits
May 19, 2024

Hickory, NC- Alejandro Osuna collected three hits on Sunday afternoon for the Hickory Crawdads, but a pair of three run frames for the Greensboro Grasshoppers proved too much to overcome as the Crawdads fell 7-4 at LP Frans Stadium. Osuna's three hits were part of a very solid day at

Morrobel Mashes, Montalvo Shoves in Doubleheader Sweep

Pair of Pitchers Shine as 'Dads Win 2
May 18, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads got a pair of sensational pitching performances from Joseph Montalvo and Winston Santos to win both ends of a Saturday night doubleheader against Greensboro at LP Frans Stadium. Game one was a shutout for Hickory, winning 3-0, while the second contest went the Crawdads' way

Weather Postpones Friday's Game

Doubleheader Set for Saturday
May 17, 2024

Hickory, NC- Friday evening’s game against the Greensboro Grasshoppers has been postponed due to weather. The game will be made up tomorrow as part of a doubleheader. The first game will start at 5pm and the second will follow 30 minutes after but no earlier than 7pm. Both games will

Crawdads Drop Twinbill to Grasshoppers

May 16, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads dropped a doubleheader to the Greensboro Grasshoppers by scores of 2-1 and 11-1 at LP Frans Stadium on Thursday night. Mitch Bratt suffered the tough luck loss in the opener, dropping his record to 2-3 on the season. The left-hander surrendered three hits in four

Piotto's Multi-hit Day Not Enough as Crawdads Fall 2-1

Scott Extends Team RBI Lead
May 15, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads dropped a 2-1 decision on Education Day against the Greensboro Grasshoppers at LP Frans Stadium on Wednesday. Ryan Lobus, promoted from Down East this week, left Kinston with a 3-0 record and a solid 1.53 ERA in six appearances. He would make the start in

Crawdads Fall to Greensboro 4-2

‘Dads Strike Out 15 in Loss
May 14, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads, playing as their Llamas de Hickory Latin-inspired identity, dropped a 4-2 decision to the Greensboro Grasshoppers on Tuesday night at LP Frans Stadium, opening a 13-game homestand that will stretch over the next two weeks. Konner Piotto drove in both runs in the fourth inning with

Crawdads Fall 11-6, Split Series with Asheville

Mitchell Stays Hot, Comes Triple Shy of Cycle
April 28, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads used a four-run eighth inning to make it close on Sunday afternoon, but an Asheville flurry in the ninth propelled the Tourists to an 11-6 win against Hickory. The loss for Hickory, in front of 1,617 fans at the sun-drenched matinee, gives the Crawdads their

Crawdads Battery Powers 3-2 Win on Saturday Night

Santos Lowers Season ERA 0.44
April 27, 2024

Hickory, NC- Tucker Mitchell's third-inning double gave the Hickory Crawdads all the offense they would need on Saturday, besting the Asheville Tourists 3-2 in front of 3,017 at LP Frans Stadium. Mitchell, the Crawdads backstop, went 2-for-3 in a contest that saw only six hits between the two clubs. His

Gutierrez Shines in 5-4 Setback to Tourists

Walcott Knocks First Homer
April 26, 2024

Hickory, NC- Anthony Gutierrez collected three hits on Friday for the Hickory Crawdads, but a ninth-inning rally by the Asheville Tourists was enough to claim a 5-4 win at LP Frans Stadium in front of 2,285 fans. The three-hit night for the Crawdads outfielder is his third straight multi-hit game

Crawdads Hurdle Past Tourists 7-2

Hurdle Picks Up 3 Hits in Victory
April 25, 2024

Hickory, NC- Devin Hurdle singled three times on Wednesday, scoring twice, as the Hickory Crawdads claimed a 7-2 win against the Asheville Tourists at LP Frans Stadium in front of 3,825 fans on the second Education Day game of 2024. Konner Piotto slugged his way to five total bases on

Bratt Deals, Crawdad Steals, Propels Club to Wednesday Win

Lefty Racks Up 8 Punchouts in 6 Frames
April 24, 2024

Hickory, NC- Mitch Bratt spun six sterling innings while the Crawdads got some timely hitting from a host of players to claim a 4-1 over the Asheville Tourists at LP Frans Stadium last night. Bratt, a southpaw from Canada, struck out eight Asheville hitters in a sensational performance that snapped

Crawdads Rally Falls Short in 4-3 Loss to Asheville

Bullpen Throws 5.2 Scoreless Frames in Loss
April 23, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads opened up a six-game set against the Asheville Tourists with a 4-3 loss on Tuesday night at LP Frans Stadium. The Crawdads grabbed their first lead of the game when Anthony Gutierrez singled home Tucker Mitchell in the bottom half of the third inning to claim

Mitchell Slams Door in 10-8 Victory

Crawdads Power Way to Series Split Against BlueClaws
April 14, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads offense broke out on Sunday afternoon in a 10-8 victory over the Jersey Shore BlueClaws to split the six-game series. The 10 runs were a high-water mark for the club, as the club also collected 11 hits on the day. The 11 hits are also a

Scott Records Multi-Hit Game in Loss

Llamas Fall on Saturday Night
April 13, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads, playing as their Latin-inspired identity, the Llamas de Hickory, lost a 13-0 decision on Saturday night to the Medusas de Jersey Shore on Saturday night at LP Frans Stadium. Quincy Scott led the Llamas four-hit attack with his first multi-hit game of 2024, singling two times

Crawdads Split Twin Bill with BlueClaws

Santos Shines in Game 2 with 5.2 Shutout Innings
April 12, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads earned a doubleheader split against the Jersey Shore BlueClaws (4-3) on Friday night at LP Frans Stadium on Friday night. The Crawdads fell 4-0 in the opener before using a three-run first inning to race out to a 5-0 win in the nightcap, as Winston

Thursday’s Game Postponed Due to Wet Grounds

Doubleheader Set for Friday
April 11, 2024

Hickory, NC- Thursday night’s matchup against the Jersey Shore BlueClaws has been postponed due to wet grounds. The game will be made up as part of a seven-inning doubleheader on Friday, April 12th. The first game will start at 5pm and the second will start no earlier than 7pm. Tickets

Gutierrez Gives ‘Dads Walk-Off Win

Crawdads Take Down Jersey Shore 1-0 in Extras
April 10, 2024

Hickory NC- The Crawdads walked-it-off against the Jersey Shore BlueClaws in the tenth inning of Wednesday’s matchup, winning 1-0 on a two-out single by Anthony Gutierrez. Gutierrez scored Jayce Easley in the bottom of the 10th inning with an infield single to earn the Hickory Crawdads their first win of

Crawdads Drop Home Opener 8-1 to BlueClaws

Cauley Picks Up 3 Hits in Loss
April 9, 2024

The Hickory Crawdads lost their 2024 home opener to the Jersey Shore BlueClaws 8-1 on Tuesday evening at LP Frans Stadium. The BlueClaws were powered by a 12-hit attack, led by Troy Schreffler's three-hit performance and a pair of solo homers by Justin Crawford and Felix Reyes. Crawford got the

Break Camp Roster Announced

March 27, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Rangers announced the break camp roster for the Crawdads on Wednesday afternoon. The roster features eight of the Rangers’ Top 30 Prospects, including 18-year-old Sebastian Walcott, who is the #71 on MLB’s Top Prosect List and hard throwing righty Brock Porter, ranked as MLB’s #88 prospect. Outfielder

Crawdads to Stream Games via MiLB.TV & Bally Live

Audio and Video Streaming Coming in 2024
February 27, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to announce that they will be joining MiLB.TV in 2024 and will offer live game broadcasts of all 66 home games to subscribers. The team is partnering with Pixellot to provide a fully automated video broadcast that utilizes artificial intelligence and multiple camera angles

Full Promotional Schedule Unveiled

Popular Themes Return, New Ones Added
February 22, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads released the entirety of their promotional schedule for the 2024 season on Thursday. The schedule will feature two post-game concerts, three jersey auctions, 14 firework shows, 15 specialty jersey nights, and 16 giveaways. The schedule will be packed with alternate jersey nights. In addition to the

‘Dads Set 16 Giveaway Dates

Langford Bobble, Jerseys, & Ranger Items Highlight Schedule
February 21, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads revealed their 2024 giveaway schedule, packed with 16 different giveaway days. The giveaways will kick off right away as fans will get a magnet schedule on Opening Night, Tuesday, April 9th, thanks to Black Tie Transportation, Absolute Tree Care, and WHKY 1290AM and 102.3FM. A few

'Dads to Wear 80s, Country, & Scooby-Doo Jerseys

Jerseys To Be Auctioned Off
February 20, 2024

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to announce three specialty jerseys for the 2024 season that will be auctioned off. On Friday, April 12th, the Crawdads will throw it back to the 1980s and will wear jerseys that resemble starter jackets. The ‘Dads will have a country weekend as they